Books tagged: ireland

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A Quick Guide To Old Baldoyle
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,010. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
This book gives a short explanation of the origins of placenames in the area of the old village of Baldoyle in County Dublin, Ireland.
The Kilkenny Cat Book 3: "Freedom"
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 97,160. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
The Kilkenny Cat Trilogy is an allegorical story of all manner of discrimination practised throughout the world; particularly in Ireland, Jamaica and England. Told through the eyes and experiences of travelling gypsy cats, it is a 'must' for all cat lovers and students of the 'Northern Riots', Ireland, Jamaica, 'Black v White' and 'Good v Evil. 'It is suitable for reading by teenagers and adults.
Short Story - Marble City Gold
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,100. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous, Fiction » Coming of age
National Award-Winning short story in which Whispering Jack tells how Riddles O'Reilly took him on an Irish Mystery Tour.
The Fish Wife: an Old Mermaids Novel
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 77,890. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2011 by Green Snake Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
An ancient Irish curse holds Sara O'Broin in its grip. After she is forced to become Cormac MacDougal's fish wife to save herself and her unborn child, she calls on the forces of nature to destroy her village. She washes up on the shore of a new world where she struggles to remember the ways of her ancient mer ancestors. Can Sara outrun the curse, or will it finally be her undoing?
The Groundskeeper of Kylemore Abbey
Price: Free! Words: 650. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
One day, John Smith simply appeared. He walked onto the premises, picked up a shovel, and set to work in the vegetable garden. He said not a word.
Do You Like Oranges?
Price: $1.75 USD. Words: 13,690. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Three powerful short stories about a bleak period in recent Irish history when ‘heavy’ methods were used by the police to clamp down on dissent.
Past-Forward: A Three-Decade and Three-Thousand-Mile Journey Home
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,020. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Genealogy
"Past-Forward" is the non-fiction account of the thirty-year search for the author's Irish ancestral roots. The book, written in the form of a letter to the author's grandmother Kate, tells both the story of the thirty-year search itself along with the discovered tale of Kate’s Irish ancestors,and their flight to America during the Great Famine and life as new Americans in the 19th century.
The Forgotten Isle
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,710. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Before Arthur was king, the legendary ruler of Britain, he finds himself transported back to the Bronze Age. An evil power is attacking the Emerald Isle. Villagers flee from the demons. Danu, the Earth Mother reaches 2700 years into the future and transports Arthur to her time. Someday Arthur will be a great king but right now he is only 12. Does he have the knowledge and power to save her people?
The Life Business
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,390. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011 by Infinity Plus. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
With astonishing power, award-winning author John Grant portrays the human facility to falsify history, using as his backdrop the beginnings of the late-20th-century troubles in Northern Ireland, as an unwitting mainland schoolboy finds himself caught up in a violence he barely understands. "...a compelling coming-of-age tale" (Declan Burke, Crime Always Pays)
The Girl Nobody Wants
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 98,360. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Child Abuse, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
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You only get one chance to live your life as a child but Lily was never given that chance; her childhood was taken from her before it ever begun. From the age of four, when she was first sexually abused, her life changed forever and when she walked through the Catholic Church run institution's doors in Ireland, her life continued along the same path that has destroyed her soul. This is Child abuse